“Well, it’s what I expected,” Heckathorn said. “I felt like we’d either go west or go northeast like we did, so, we’re looking forward to this season.
“We’re familiar with these teams,” he added. “We played Fannindel in the playoffs last year, and we’ve played Kamack before. We play Trinidad every year and they’re our biggest rival, and then Mount Calm we’ve been scrimmaging the past two years. So, we’re familiar with all of them.”
Oakwood’s non-district schedule includes Bay Area Christian, Houston Emery Weiner, Coolidge, Melford and Chester. The Panthers also are awaiting one more non-district game to be scheduled.